Careful reading within the historical setting reveals that it is the violence, idolatry, promiscuity and exploitation that is condemned, not the same-sex sexual behavior.The same condemnation is given to opposite-sex sexual behavior that is violent, idolatrous, promiscuous and exploitative." How Christians interpret biblical passages on homosexuality Do you have a different interpretation? How would they react if they knew about Mohsin, her Muslim boyfriend!
Some people believe that interracial marriages are prohibited in the Scriptures.
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Jimmy Creech, former senior pastor of the First United Methodist Church, in Omaha, Nebraska has concluded that: "...there was no understanding of sexual orientation in the culture and time when scripture was written.
If a person of the same race or a different race is not a Christian then the New Testament certainly forbids the marriage.
The Old Testament principle is essentially the same.